+91-11-45679615 Download App

Post Your Requirement
Tour Travel World

Darat al Funun - Amman Jordan

Whether you are an art lover or not, visiting Darat al Funun in Amman would certainly make you one. This gallery is known as a Home for Arts and the Artists of Jordan and the Arab world. The place having a collection of rare artworks, both from the old and contemporary era, is run by the Khalid Shoman Foundation. Here you will get to see several paintings, sculptures, and other works that will leave you spellbound.

 

About Khalid Shoman Foundation
The love for art made Khalid Shoman start collecting various works by Arab artists. His wife Suha, the Arab Bank and the Abdul Hameed Shoman Foundation supported him in this endeavor that led to the establishment of Darat al Funun in 1993. His dream of a future renaissance in the Arab world is now being pursued by his wife and children through a foundation dedicated to him, named- the Khalid Shoman Foundation. 

 

Artistically Located
This art gallery is housed in three historic buildings, constructed in the 1920s, and located adjacent to the site of archaeological remains of a six century Byzantine church built over a Roman Temple. The place was abandoned and looked gloomy but the efforts of Khalid and Suha made it come alive. It is set amid a beautiful landscape, overlooking the heart of Amman city.    

Top Things To Do In Amman

View All
Tell Your Story

Add Your Travel Story

your email address will not be published. Required field are marked *
Comments will go through a verification process for security reasons.




X Hi, Planning To Travel? Let us help you.
Live Chat
TourTravelWorld

TourTravelWorld
Hello! Are you looking for Amman ?

Today, 11:35 PM

TourTravelWorld
Good! When would you be traveling?

You

TourTravelWorld
Which city is the starting point of your travel?

You

TourTravelWorld
Looks great! Please share your Email id so that we can contact you.

You

TourTravelWorld
Please provide your contact number.

You

TourTravelWorld
How many travelers are there in your group?

You

TourTravelWorld
Your NAME would help us to serve you better.

Powered by TourTravelWorld